Lyle Estill Discusses Entrepreneurial Home Runs

By Allison Durham  “I like to think of my businesses in terms of baseball,” Lyle Estill began. “I either have a strikeout, a base hit or a home run.” On October 9, Estill, a leading author, activist and social entrepreneur, shared his story about transitioning from one new business to the next, which he’s done… Read more »

Putting Pro Humanitate into Practice

By Allison Durham A group of Wake Forest University students, known as “Team Brad,” are putting Pro Humanitate into practice. Team Brad began when Jacob Carah, ’14, a Documentary Film Program graduate student, met Brad while volunteering with a program that provides job training skills to area residents with disabilities. Brad, a 20-year-old Clemmons native… Read more »

Celebrating 10 Years of Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship at WFU

By Laura Mazurak This is a year of celebration as it marks the 10th year of Wake Forest University’s commitment to education and opportunities in innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship to all students. This 10-year milestone provides the occasion to highlight the achievements of the past and to envision the potential of the future. Throughout the… Read more »

Fall 2014 Seed Grant Recipients Announced!

The fall 2014 New Venture Seed Grants have been announced! All of the individuals were required to go through an application process in which they presented their plans and proposals to a grant committee consisting of faculty and administrators. Ten proposals were selected to receive funding to help students with marketing and prototype or product… Read more »